The Iron Claw

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Zhua

  • Zhua literally translates to claw. And this weapon represents that entirely. It is an iron claw attached to a 6 ft. pole. Sometimes it bears a weight at the bottom to be used as a bludgeon.
  • Some of the better reasons to use a zhua in battle is to disarm someone of their shield or grabbing riders off their horses.
  • This is an ancient Chinese weapon and was a known weapon of Sun Tzu, a warrior and general.

One thought on “The Iron Claw

  1. gpavants July 13, 2019 / 5:53 pm

    Hi HR,

    It make me think of Get Smart, “Oh the Claw?”

    “No the Craw”

    Gary

    Liked by 1 person

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